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Cooking, Cuisine and Class: A Study in Comparative Sociology
List of illustrations Preface 1. Intentions and remarks 2. State of play 3. Production and consumption among the LoDagaa and Gonja of northern Ghana 4. The high and the low: culinary culture in AsiaExpand
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The interface between the written and the oral
  • J. Goody
  • Psychology, Computer Science
  • 1 September 1989
List of figures and tables Preface Acknowledgements Part I. Writing and the Alphabet: 1. The historical development of writing Part II. The Influence of Early Forms of Writing: 2. Literacy andExpand
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The logic of writing and the organization of society
Studies in literacy, family, culture and the state: an introduction Preface 1. The word of God 2. The word of mammon 3. The state, the bureau and the file 4. The letter of the law 5. Ruptures andExpand
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La raison graphique : la domestication de la pensée sauvage
L’ étude des systèmes d’ écriture doit permettre de dégager une certaine spécificité de la pensée écrite, du savoir graphique. L’ écriture n ’ est pas seulement la transcription d’ énoncés oraux.Expand
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The culture of flowers
List of illustrations Preface Acknowledgements 1. Flowers in Africa 2. In the beginning: gardens and paradise, garlands and sacrifice 3. The decline of flower culture in Europe 4. Flowers withoutExpand
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Literacy in Traditional Societies.
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Literacy in Traditional Societies.
Introduction Jack Goody 1. The consequences of literacy Jack Goody and Ian Watt 2. Implications of literacy in traditional China and India Kathleen Gough 3. Literacy in a Buddhist village inExpand
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